Welcome to Backwater Paddle Company!

We are the manufacturer of the patented ASSAULT Hand Paddles and ASSASSIN Kayak Paddles. We are located in Central Florida, where the weather is 99% awesome. We are fortunate enough to paddle and fish year round.

Our innovative and patented paddle designs reflect the paddle sportsmen and enthusiasts desire for added performance, safety and benefits during their next paddle adventure.

Ed Halm
Backwater Paddle Company
1122 Cork Court
Rockledge, FL 32955
321 750-1259


Shipping Information:

Our ASSAULT Hand Paddles and ASSASSIN Kayak Paddles are all crafted in the USA. From the time you place your hand paddle order, it should take 3 to 5 days to have it in your hand. Call or e-mail about other shipping options.

Refund, Returns and Cancellation Policies:

If you should manage to break, destroy, cannibalize, burn or abuse your paddle...just send us the pieces and a cool story or pictures and we will replace the paddle.

Within thirty days of your ASSAULT Hand Paddle or ASASSIN Kayak Paddle purchase: If you flat out decide that the paddle does not exceed your expectations, send it back for a full refund.

If you have placed an order and have not recieved your ASSAULT Hand Paddle or ASASSIN Kayak Paddle or want to cancel your recent order, before it ships...call us NOW!!!!

Before shipping or sending anything back to Backwater Paddle Company, please call or e-mail us for the details.

Frequently Asked Questions:

If you have any questions, comments or concerns about Backwater Paddle Company, new products, becoming a dealer, the ASSAULT Hand Paddle or ASSASSIN Kayak Paddle, or any other paddle products we manufacture...just call or e-mail us!

If you have any questions regarding an order, shipping information, shipping options, or even the weather in central Florida...just call or e-mail us!!

We would love to hear from you!!!

Ed Halm

"The most versatile paddles ever designed!"
Contact Ed Halm at ed@backwaterpaddles.com or Bill Bragman at bbragman@yakgear.com for more information.